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Roy Blunt

American,  Politician
Total Quotes : 26
Majority Senate Part

I'm interested in being part of a majority in the Senate.

- Roy Blunt

Business Big Marketplace

Government did get into the health care business in a big way in 1965 with Medicare, and later with Medicaid, and government already distorts the marketplace.

- Roy Blunt

Strong Everyone Detection

I continue to be a strong believer in the life-saving importance of early detection, and I encourage everyone to be proactive about their preventive screenings.

- Roy Blunt

Seniors About Creators

If we're going to talk about economic fairness, or about fairness, one of the most pressing economic issues facing families, seniors, and job creators in Missouri and across America is the strain of skyrocketing gas prices.

- Roy Blunt

Guy Very Inclined

I'm very much inclined to be a next-chapter guy instead of a last-chapter guy.

- Roy Blunt

Doing Going Excited

I'd be a lot more excited about eliminating earmarks if we reduced all of the spending by whatever the earmarks used to be, but nobody's, apparently, going to talk about doing that.

- Roy Blunt

Trust Been Identifying

Law enforcement officials have been candid in identifying ways officers could have handled the situation in Ferguson better, and I trust those recommendations will be helpful as we continue to count on them to protect us.

- Roy Blunt

Conservative Pretty Been

Hey, well, I've been a pretty conservative member of congress.

- Roy Blunt

Blunt Elected Ever

I was the first Blunt ever elected to anything.

- Roy Blunt

Death Thought Been

I've thought from the start that a parallel federal investigation into the death of Michael Brown is important. I also believe that our state and local elected officials have been given a responsibility by the people who they work for to get to the bottom of this tragedy.

- Roy Blunt

Death Been Led

I explained to the president that I've been pleased with my conversations with the Attorney General and Civil Rights Division regarding their helpful understanding that they aren't taking over this investigation, but are conducting a parallel review of the events that led to Michael Brown's death.

- Roy Blunt

Decision Year Mom And Dad

I was raised - my mom and dad were dairy farmers. Once you've made a decision to plant a crop for that year, you can't go back and undo that decision.

- Roy Blunt

Differences Republicans

There may be no issue that better illustrates the differences between Republicans and Democrats than energy. Consider it the 'all of the above' strategy for reducing gas prices, versus the 'all pain, no gain' plan for punishing those who emit carbon (like you).

- Roy Blunt

American Been Request

In the case of the Democrats' 2009 budget request, the statement of need could not have been articulated any clearer: We need more spending, historic new tax hikes, and greater control over the way American families live their lives.

- Roy Blunt

Fact Been Almost

People with mental health problems are almost never dangerous. In fact, they are more likely to be the victims than the perpetrators. At the same time, mental illness has been the common denominator in one act of mass violence after another.

- Roy Blunt

Back Nation Our

The Keystone Pipeline is one common-sense step in the right direction to help put more people back to work, reduce prices at the pump, and position our nation for greater energy security now and in the future.

- Roy Blunt

Private Private Sector

The way to create jobs is to encourage private sector job creators.

- Roy Blunt

Tea Think Important

I think the Tea Party has brought important issues to the table.

- Roy Blunt

Money Back Paid

It's not long-term debt if the money is immediately paid back.

- Roy Blunt

Law May Costs

It has come to my attention that Missouri state and local law enforcement agencies may be in need of additional resources due to the unanticipated costs of responding to the unrest in Ferguson.

- Roy Blunt